pixilated

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adjective pix·i·lat·ed \ ˈpik-sə-ˌlā-təd \
variants: or less commonly pixillated

Definition of pixilated

1 :somewhat unbalanced mentally; also :bemused
2 :whimsical
  • pixilated pleasures

pixilation

play \ˌpik-sə-ˈlā-shən\ noun

Examples of pixilated in a Sentence

  1. a pixilated waitress who couldn't seem to get anything straight

Origin and Etymology of pixilated

irregular from pixie



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